(6/16/83) Album: "Old Wave". NOTE: Although released in June 1983, the album was recorded and produced from July 1978, at Sweet Silence Studios, Copenhagen, Denmark and also at Starr's own Starling Studios (located on his Tittenhurst Park Estate, Ascot, which he had purchased from John Lennon in 1973) during February 1982, ...
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The Beatles | Richard Starkey M.B.E. | Richard Starkey MBE | Mr Richard Starkey | Richard Starkey
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[on reaching age 70] As far as I'm concerned, in my head, I'm 24. That's just how it is. The number, yeah, it's high. But I just felt I've got to celebrate it. I'm on my feet and I'm doing what I love to do, and I'm in a profession, as a musician, where we can go on for as long as we can go on. I'm not hiding from it, you know.
The first song he had a hand in writing for an album by The Beatles
was "What Goes On", from the album "Rubber Soul" (1965) (which he co-wrote with John Lennon
and Paul McCartney
). He began his own first song "Don't Pass Me By" years earlier, but it did not appear until the "White Album" (1968).